From Hollywood to Wrexham
Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney's TV series about their shock buyout of Wrexham AFC has propelled the team to unimaginable new popularity.
Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney’s TV series about their shock buyout of Wrexham AFC has propelled the team to unimaginable new popularity. Lifelong fan Peter Read looks at his own obsessive support, the club’s history, and developments over the first two seasons under the Hollywood stars.
Peter Read is an experienced writer and a member of the Society of Authors. He has co-authored nine books, including the autobiographies of Roberto Martinez, Garry Monk, Dixie McNeil and social media antihero Bootlegger. He has also written 24 plays which have been produced professionally and staged at major provincial theatres such as The Curve, Leicester and The Grand Theatre, Swansea. He is also a performance poet whose work has been featured on radio and TV.I am a life long fan of Wrexham football club and have two fabulous grandsons who follow Preston North End. You can't control everything in life